Lakeview Patriot Newsletter

for the LCHS Community - "More than a Diploma..." 02/07/22

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**Early Release Feb 9th

Professional Development for staff.


Early Release for students

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Celebrate Black History Month - do you know Mary Eliza Mahoney?

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Choice of School Periods for 2022-2023 School Year

You will make an initial choice as part of the enrollment process and then again when changing school levels, such as moving from elementary to middle school. You also have the opportunity to change each year, if desired, during the Choice of School periods each spring.


See the Choice of School page for more details.


Haven't enrolled yet? See the enrollment page to get started.


Choice of School Periods for 2022-2023 School Year


  • Grades 1-12: Jan. 3, 2022-Feb. 20, 2022
  • Prekindergarten and Kindergarten: March 21, 2022- May 4, 2022

GRCTC Interest Form now open

High schoolers who would like to experience hands-on learning at the Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center (GRCTC) can now complete the GRCTC Interest Form in Skyward.


Have questions? Contact your school counselor. Ready to submit your form? Log in to Skyward Family Access today!

NEWS FROM GISD STUDENT NUTRITION

Start using SchoolCafé on Feb. 1


Student Nutrition Services (SNS) is excited to announce the launch of SchoolCafé to replace both PayPAMS and Nutrislice beginning Feb. 1, 2022.


Parents and staff will be able to view menus, manage meal payments, set restrictions on student accounts, and apply for student meal benefits in ONE user-friendly app SchoolCafé. The SchoolCafé app can be downloaded on an Apple or Android phone by searching for SchoolCafé in the app store. SchoolCafé is also accessible at the SchoolCafé website.


The following informational videos will provide information on how to best utilize the features of SchoolCafé:


For additional information visit the SchoolCafé website.

If you have any specific questions or concerns, you can contact Student Nutrition Services via email at asksns@garlandisd.net.

News from GISD Transportation

Bus Registration opens March 1



All students who wish to ride a GISD bus in the 2022-23 school year must register online starting March 1. For questions, contact Transportation at 972-494-8530.


For more information about bus transportation please visit the Bus Transportation page on the district website.

SEE SOMETHING - SAY SOMETHING

Report bullying and other urgent student concerns to school officials with Anonymous Alerts

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The Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR) for Lakeview Centennial 20-21

On December 3, 2021, TEA released preliminary 2020-2021 Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR).


TEA’s website states, “The Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR) pull together a wide range of information on the performance of students in each school and district in Texas every year.


Performance is shown disaggregated by student groups, including ethnicity and socioeconomic status. The reports also provide extensive information on school and district staff, programs, and student demographics.” To view the .pdf TAPR for schools, districts, regions, and the state, as well as reporting guidelines, glossaries, and data downloads, visit TEA’s website.


The .html version of TAPR has been replaced by the Texas Performance Reporting System (TPRS). This reporting tool integrates state and federal reporting requirements and provides additional data points for student groups that were not previously reported in any other TEA data report. This includes STAAR performance and participation data based on remote and in- person learning in 2020-2021.


20-21 TAPR for LCHS is available via the TEA Link above.

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GISD Parent Workshops this Semester

GISD is offering workshops throughout the year with effective parenting strategies, ideas on how to get more involved and information to help your child be successful in school and in life.


Check out the For Parents section to find out more ways that you can get support and be involved in your student's education.


Become a PARENT PROMISE SCHOLAR!!!

The application window is now open for parents interested in becoming a Parent Promise Scholar!


Parent Promise is a scholarship program available to the parents of students that attend one of our GISD Dallas County Promise eligible high schools: Garland HS, South Garland HS, Lakeview Centennial HS, North Garland HS, and Naaman Forest.


If the family has an Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of less than $55,000, the parent is provided with a pathway to earn a certificate or Associate Degree in an in-demand field of study at no cost at participating university partners.


To get started on becoming a Parent Promise Scholar, parents must apply at


dallascollege.edu/parentpromise

by March 1, 2022.


Click HERE for more information in English.

Click HERE for more information in Spanish.

JOIN PTSA

Join PTSA

LCHS PTSA membership is $10. The easiest way to join is online at www.joinPTA.org ($1.50 fee). Membership forms are available in the Main Office. If you use the form, print out a copy, fill it out, and place it with cash or a check made out to LCHS PTSA in an envelope in the PTSA box on the lower right below the teacher boxes.

"The Patriot Post" Read the Revolution

Read the Revolution!


LCHS NEWSPAPER "The Patriot Post"


Check the Latest edition of the Patriot Newspaper!

2021-2022 Yearbooks

Stop by Room 1115 for more details... .


Order your yearbook right now for the price of $55

@LCHS_Patriots

@LC_yearbook



ORDER YOUR YEARBOOKS NOW - FOLLOW THIS LINK

Class of 2022 Graduation Information from Jostens


Here is the link to the Josten's Graduation Packages

for the Class of 22


https://youtu.be/ihEhmw-xUEE

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Garland ISD: Athletic Ticket Purchases 2021

Patriot Basketball is HERE!!!!!

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Men's Varsity Basketball VS. Rowlett

Tuesday, Feb. 8th, 7:30pm

3505 Hayman Drive

Garland, TX

HOME GAMES - Go PATRIOTS!

JV play earlier - starting at 4:30 PM

Freshmen play Feb 9, 6:30 PM


**DISTRICT GAMES

Men's Varsity Basketball @ South Garland HS

Wednesday, Feb. 9th, 6pm

600 Colonel Drive

Garland, TX

Make-Up Game - VARSITY only


**DISTRICT GAMES

Men's Varsity Basketball @ Sachse

Friday, Feb. 11th, 7:30pm

3901 Miles Road

Sachse, TX

Freshmen @ 4:30 PM

JV @ 6:00 PM

Men's Varsity Basketball vs. Garland HS

Saturday, Feb. 12th, 1pm

3505 Hayman Drive

Garland, TX

Make-Up Game - VARSITY ONLY
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Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Naaman Forest

Monday, Feb. 7th, 6pm

4843 Naaman Forest Boulevard

Garland, TX

This is a make-up game.


**District Games

Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Rowlett **LC SENIOR NIGHT**

Tuesday, Feb. 8th, 6pm

3505 Hayman Drive

Garland, TX

JV plays at 4:30 before Varsity


Freshman play Rowlett Wednesday, Feb 8 @ 4:30 PM


**District Games

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LC Patriot GYMNASTICS Schedule 21-22

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Welcome to Patriot SOCCER!!!

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Lady Patriot Varsity Soccer @ Sachse HS

Wednesday, Feb. 9th, 7pm

3901 Miles Road

Sachse, TX

JV plays at 5:30 PM

Lady Patriot Varsity Soccer @Rowlett HS

Saturday, Feb. 12th, 7pm

4700 President George Bush Highway

Rowlett, TX

JV Plays @ 5:30 PM
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Men's Varsity Soccer vs. Sachse

Wednesday, Feb. 9th, 7pm

516 Hilltop Lane

Wylie, TX

JV Plays at 5:30 PM

Men's Varsity Soccer vs. Rowlett HS

Saturday, Feb. 12th, 7pm

516 Hilltop Lane

Wylie, TX

JV Plays @ 5:30 PM

Get Ready for Patriot Baseball!

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Batter Up Lady Patriot Softball is underway!

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Garland Community Bulletin Board

Follow this LINK to the Garland ISD Community Bulletin Board



Find activities happening in our tri-cities community.

The Community Bulletin Board is a resource for both GISD families and community partners. It not only provides a space to post information about events, camps and other educational programs. It also offers the opportunity to find upcoming activities around the district’s tri-cities.

English Language Learners

SNAP & READ

Have you ever wanted your students to gather information from a website, but the site was cluttered with ads and clickbait? Snap & Read can help. Snap and Read is an application on every student’s Chromebook. In just two clicks Snap and Read will remove all those distractions leaving crisp clean text and that’s just the beginning. In less than 2 minutes you can show your students how to use this awesome feature. Here’s the link!

FYI - BAD WEATHER INFORMATIONN

When bad weather breaks, rely on Garland ISD for information.


Thunderstorms, tornadoes and flash flooding

During these types of bad weather, the National Weather Service (NWS) issues a Watch or Warning. A Watch means it is possible, while a Warning means it is confirmed or currently happening.


Warnings for Garland, Rowlett or Sachse during school hours may cause a Lockout and Shelter in Place. This means no one enters or exits campuses until the NWS Warning expires. Since conditions can vary across the district, decisions are made in the best interest of all students and staff.


Snow and ice

Decisions to cancel are announced on the website, Twitter, GRS-TV and Skylert by 6 a.m. Local news stations may take longer to report it. Before canceling, we:

  • check the NWS, Texas Department of Transportation and local law enforcement agencies
  • drive around Garland, Rowlett and Sachse to determine the safety of bus routes, parking lots, major intersections, etc.
  • talk to neighboring school districts


Early dismissal is also an option, but is used as a last resort. Delayed openings are not used because of the district’s triple-staggered bus schedule.


Bad Weather Makeup Days

In the event that classes are canceled due to bad weather or other situation, district leadership will determine if or how to makeup the missed dAY.


Skylert

GISD uses the Skylert telephone notification system to alert parents and employees of school closings and other important information. This critical communication tool can notify everyone within a matter of minutes. Contact information must be updated to receive Skylert notifications.


A Day or B Day?

The block schedule calendar is set at the beginning of the year and is not altered when a day is missed due to bad weather.

For example, if the day missed was a B day, then students would return the next day to the regularly scheduled A day.

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Safety and Security

  • ID Badges should worn and visible at all times. All students will receive a school ID Badge when school pictures are taken, until then students may wear last year's.


  • Visitors should report to the Secure Vestibule in the front of the school for screening.


  • It is also expected that each of us report anything that may makes our school unsafe, either by contacting the SRO Officers at LC, the counselors, the teachers, the administrators or any staff member immediately when a concern arises. If a person wishes to remain anonymous, concerns may be reported by using this Anonymous Alert Form.



  • We expect all Patriots at LC to be safe and enjoy everything about LCHS this year. Please know all of Garland ISD, LC Administration, Faculty and Staff work hard to ensure everyone in the LCHS Patriot Community stays safe each and every day.
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LC Counselors







Leadership Support

Vanessa Dry - Magnet Coordinator

Tereasa Boren - 504 and Testing Coordinator

Keagan Johnson - 1:1 Instructional Coach

John "Aaron" Ballinger - RTI Facilitator

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